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Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre Entrance Ticket
from US$14,72*
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Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre Entrance Ticket
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This battlefield marks the site of the historic 1746 battle between the Duke of Cumberland and Prince Charles.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
As featured in 3 Days in Inverness
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Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre, Culloden Moor IV2 5EU, Scotland
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Reviewed today

This is a National Trust for Scotland site but entrance is also free for UK National Trust members. Very atmospheric and well explained experience giving an insight into the events leading up to the battle of Culloden with many interesting artefacts. If you're not familiar...More

Thank bernadette m
Reviewed today via mobile

Worth visit if you like your history, but bit pricey at £11 per adult plus parking charge. If rain predicted take waterproof clothing and sound footwear. Watch the potholes on entrance road. Dog's are allowed round battlefield on lead or at heel.

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Visitor Center does a great job of explaining the causes and the key developments of the Jacobite Rising which ended at Culloden in 1746. For Bonnie Prince Charlie, this was a last attempt to regain the combined throne of England and Scotland for his...More

Thank Erik R
Reviewed 2 days ago

Buses leaving from Inverness to the Battlefield.Direct Route with the Bus Nr.5 from Queensgate.Destination CROY.This stops directly at the Battlefield Visitors Centre.(NOT Culloden,this bus only goes to the township of Culldoen).Day Ticket Return,every hour,and costs Gbp.4.20. We didnt go to the visitor centre display,as we...More

Thank koolkat91
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a place I've wanted to see for many years on trips back but never had the opportunity.... Until the Heart of Scotland Wee Red Bus trip Highland Tour. Unless your on your own time, then I would strongly suggest to take the walk...More

Thank TorontoLynda
Reviewed 3 days ago

We walked around and paid our respects to the clans who fell on the field. The visitor center is very informative.

Thank Debbie O
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is an amazing experience that brings history to life. Wonderful displays, welcoming staff and the audio was superb.

Thank Bridget P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Visitors’ Center is impressive, with interesting exhibits and presentations. It’s well worth the price of admission. The moor itself is beautiful, covered in heather and gorse, and to think of what went on there in 1746 is sobering. We were there on a cool,...More

Thank Sharonov
Reviewed 3 days ago

Walking through the Culloden Battlefield truely transforms a person back in history. I can't imagine what this night would've been like but can feel the energy in the air as you walk about. Highly recommend this historical place. Lots of paths, lots of headstones, and...More

Thank natalieh2006
Reviewed 4 days ago

Tracking family history and seeing where so many of our clan lay is a real way to bring history to light.

Thank EARHf
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Jim C
25 June 2018|
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Response from Davegdel | Reviewed this property |
It’s two pounds for parking , if your a national trust member it’s free , there is free parking just outside but limited spaces .
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LMD431
24 April 2017|
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Response from Tommyboy917 | Reviewed this property |
Plan at least 3 hours. That'll give you a little time to browse the gift shop, peruse all the info in the exhibition hall, take the self guided tour of the battlefield and stop for a cup of tea or coffee & snack in the... More
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SilverCircleTravel
8 April 2017|
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Response from MeandSally |
Bus number 5 goes from Queensgate in Inverness city centre to the battlefield about once an hour but not on Sundays.
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